TITLE

Open for Business

AUTHOR(S)
Lorek, Laura; Duvall, Mel
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Interactive Week;8/27/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the electronic-commerce services offered by eBay. Value of the services; Advantage of eBay in providing hosted storefronts; Increase in the use of the Internet among small businesses. INSET: BIGSTEP FACES BIG RIVALS, by Mel Duvall.
ACCESSION #
5136048

 

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